East Asia & the Pacific
IFC’s work in East Asia and the Pacific supports greater inclusion, green growth, and cross-border engagements. We back local capital markets, including through climate finance and green bonds.
In FY19, our long-term commitments in the region totaled about $3.6 billion, including $2.1 billion mobilized from other investors. Our clients disbursed 15.2 million loans to micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises, totaling over $213 billion.
Project Financing and Portfolio, by Region
|East Asia & the Pacific
$ millions, for the year ending June 30
|Long-term investment commitments||1,575|
|Guarantees and risk management||208|
|Portfolio Exposure** for IFC's account||9,311|
|Committed portfolio for loan syndications***||3,196|
|Total committed portfolio||12,507|
* Including Loan Syndications (B-Loans, Parallel Loans, and MCPP Loans), IFC Initiatives, AMC, Other Mobilization by Decision, and Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) Mobilization, as applicable for this Region. ** Portfolio exposure is defined as the sum of the (i) committed exposure for IFC’s debt investments, (ii) fair market value of IFC’s equity investments, and (iii) total undisbursed equity commitments. *** Including B-Loans, Agented Parallel Loans, MCPP Loans, Unfunded Risk Participations (URP), Credit Insurance Policies (CIP), and A-Loan Participations (ALPS). 1 Excludes individual country shares of regional and global projects.
|East Asia & the Pacific||Portfolio|
|MSME loans (# of loans)1||16,256,278||15,166,171|
|MSME loans (amount in $ millions)1||209,695||213,091|
|Power generation (millions of people)||4.2||11.6|
|Water distribution (millions of people)2||9.6||9.7|
|Power distribution (millions of people)3||1.6||2.3|
|Phone connections (millions of people)||9.1||9.6|
|Domestic purchase of goods and services ($ millions)||5,690||8,656|
|Payments to governments ($ millions)||1,758||2,377|
1 Portfolio reach figures represent the micro, small, and medium outstanding loan portfolio of IFC's financial institution clients with MSME-oriented finance. 2 One client in East Asia & the Pacific contributed 6.8 million to water distribution customers reached. 3 One client in East Asia & the Pacific contributed 2.4 million gas distribution customers reached.
Largest Country Exposures
|Portfolio Exposure ($ millions)1|
|Rank within Region||Country||FY18||FY19|
Based on IFC's account, as of June 30
1 Excludes individual country shares of regional and global projects.